Originally Posted by FanWriter45
It hardly matters. Half the time, the #2 winner seems to have the better career than the one who gets "locked in" to working for Simon for a year by winning the #1 spot! Whereas the #2 winner can pick and choose from various offers made by other record companies.
I did not know this. I don't know where I got the idea, but I thought both the top 2 had deals with the American Idol people.
p.s. I hope you are right though, because that would mean Adam may get a larger contract by being #2!!! That would be great, almost like saying "take that AI voters!"